6.3 Domain Users are Unable to Create a Network Account on Mac OS 10.13

Issue: On Mac OS 10.13, when a domain user logs in for the first time to the domain joined Mac Client and tries to create a network account to enable the online mode, the following issues occurred:

  • The operating system does not respond after the user specifies the credentials.

  • Home directory is not created for that specific user.

These issues occur due to the restriction on the operating system.

Workaround: Create a mobile account and try to log in to Mac OS 10.13 as the domain user.